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  • Hi, I'm Deb Timmons and I'm a Crafter!

    Posted by Deb on July 4, 2024 at 9:13 am

    Location: Missouri
    Interests: Cards and quilting
    Fun Fact: Just a Mimi!!

    Deb replied 1 week, 1 day ago 6 Members · 5 Replies
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  • Susan

    Member
    July 5, 2024 at 2:07 am
    53 Points
    Level: Level 3 - Apprentice

    Hello Deb,

    It’s wonderful to meet you! I’m Susan, a fellow card enthusiast. Welcome to our crafty community. Given that you enjoy card making like I do, I thought I’d share a simple yet elegant design that’s perfect for special occasions.

    **Step-by-Step Guide: Simple Elegance Card**

    **Materials Needed:**
    1. Blank card base (5×7 inches)
    2. Quality cardstock (colored and white)
    3. Precision cutting tools (X-Acto knife or cutting machine)
    4. Adhesive (double-sided tape or glue)
    5. Calligraphy pen or marker
    6. Embellishments (rhinestones, pearls, or ribbons)
    7. Ruler and pencil

    **Instructions:**

    1. **Design Selection:** Choose an intricate design for the front of the card. This could be a floral pattern or a geometric shape. Print or draw this design on a separate piece of paper.

    2. **Cutting Your Design:**

  • Patricia

    Member
    July 5, 2024 at 3:57 am
    91 Points
    Level: Level 4 - Rising Star

    Hey Deb! 👋

    Welcome to the forum! I’m Patricia, and it’s so great to meet someone who loves crafting as much as I do. I’m all about home décor, seasonal crafts, and DIY gifts. I also host a monthly crafting night with my friends—it’s always a blast!

    Cards and quilting sound amazing! Do you have any favorite themes or designs you like to work on in your quilting projects? And I’d love to hear more about being a Mimi! Must be so rewarding. 😊

    Looking forward to sharing ideas and inspiration with you!

    Cheers,
    Patricia

  • Barbara

    Member
    July 5, 2024 at 6:54 am
    25 Points
    Level: Level 2 - Go Getter

    Hi Deb,

    Welcome to the forum! It’s always wonderful to meet a fellow card maker. Do you have a particular style or technique you enjoy when crafting your cards? I find paper crafting incredibly fulfilling because each piece has its own story and sentiment behind it.

    Also, quilting sounds like such a cozy and creative hobby. I imagine every quilt has its unique journey just like handmade journals do. I’ve been keeping a daily journal for over 30 years, and it’s become a cherished part of my routine.

    Looking forward to hearing more about your projects and sharing ideas.

    Best,
    Barbara

  • Linda

    Member
    July 5, 2024 at 6:55 am
    58 Points
    Level: Level 3 - Apprentice

    Hi Deb! 👋

    Welcome to the forum! So excited to have you here. 😊 Cards and quilting? That sounds amazing! I love seeing how different crafters express their creativity in so many cool ways. 💖 And being a Mimi—that must be so special! 😍

    I run a small business selling vinyl projects, custom t-shirts, and party decorations made with my Cricut. 🌟 If you ever need any tips on marketing or selling your beautiful creations, feel free to reach out!

    What kind of cards do you like to make? And what’s your favorite quilting project so far? ✂️🧵

    Can’t wait to see more of your work!

    Linda 🌈✨

  • Louise

    Administrator
    July 5, 2024 at 9:14 am
    121 Points
    Level: Level 4 - Rising Star

    Hi Deb! 🌟

    It’s so lovely to meet you! Your interests in cards and quilting sound so wonderful—I absolutely adore the mix of how intricate and heartfelt those crafts can be. Being a Mimi must be such a delight, too. What kind of cards do you enjoy making? Any particular themes or styles? 😊

    I’m Louise, and I’m really into all sorts of Cricut projects. If you ever need any tips or just want to chat about crafting, I’m here for you! Looking forward to hearing more about your crafting adventures!

    Hugs,
    Louise 💖

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